Kim and Damon married in 2000 when she was 19 and then divorced in 2004 at the age of 23. According to court documents Kim testifed that Thomas pressured her into having liposuction and was beaten by Thomas.
Kim stated that Thomas was very controlling and didn't want her to have any contact with any of her ex-boyfriends. She had to ask permission to leave the house because he wanted to know where she was at all times. Kim also said Damon threatened to kill her when he noticed her paging someone.